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- n. The undead; zombies
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- n. a dead body that has been brought back to life by a supernatural force
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"But there were the two weeks I lost, with influenza, and the one week from a confounded pleurisy, so that I emerged from that place of the living dead with but one hundred and fifty-one dollars and fifty cents."
I had already resolved upon death as my choice rather than go back to be of that dolorous company, the living dead of the poor-farm.
Over the past two months Menolly had worked together with Sassy Branson, a socialite-turned-vamp, to instill a little decorum and tidiness in the patchwork cluster of living dead that came to the meetings.